We are in the peak of Summer and what better way to celebrate than giving your bedroom a wonderful seasonal update. Enjoy the light nights and lazy days even more in your bedroom with a Summer twist to your space.
Whether you are looking to do a complete renovation or make subtle changes this guide can offer some helpful tips and advice. We have put together 6 styling tips that can help transform any bedroom regardless of your budget.
Use Subtle Finishing Touches:
The finishing touches to our bedroom which may seem minor can actually transform the entire look of the room. For a Summer feel we would suggest you feature a vase of fresh flowers in your bedroom this can help offer a sweet scent and give the illusion of bringing the outdoors inside. Opt for some colourful flowers to help brighten up your room and inject some colour.
A throw is also a wonderful finishing touch to your bedroom as well as your interior. You can use a throw on the bottom of your bed or on any chairs or chaise longue. If you are buying a new throw select a pastel shade like green, turquoise or salmon this will help brighten up your room.
Add a Natural Look with Bamboo:
Lightweight materials like bamboo, rattan and wicker are perfect summer materials and will offer a natural look to your current home décor. Incorporating these materials into your bedroom is easier than you think. A wicker washing basket is stylish as well as being a practical solution to keeping your bedroom clean and tidy.
A small rattan side table can also be a wonderful addition to your bedroom, perfect for storage and would look beautiful featured with a vase of fresh flowers. Rattan furniture is also extremely hardwearing therefore one purchase could see you through many summers.
Revive Your Floors:
If you have wooden floors they can become tired and worn, lets face it they have a lot of wear. A great way to instantly revive your floors is to paint them, opting for a white will provide a fresh airy feel to your bedroom. White is also ideal as it will complement any current interior.
However you can be as creative as you like and introduce a blue or green tone, this will instantly brighten up your home and is inviting for Summer. Perhaps you’re tired of your carpet and are looking to introduce a laminate or wooden floor, this will offer a light airy feel to your room.
Introduce a Porthole Mirrors:
Introduce a nautical feel to your bedroom with a porthole mirror. Not only will a porthole mirror offer a softer more delicate feel to your bedroom environment it will also reflect the light. This can help utilise the natural daylight and project it around your room.
A porthole mirror would look beautiful featured above your bed however could also be used as a dressing table mirror. The drifter mirror featured below is perfect for bringing a seaside vibe to your home with a touch of nature. The mirror offers a wonderful look and is finished with a rope edging.
Style Your Dressing Table:
Updating your bedroom for the season can be as easy as styling your dressing table. To create a wonderful seaside feel get a clear jar and fill it with shells and sand. You may also want to feature some summer Potpourri to offer a beautiful scent to your bedroom, this can help contribute to creating a Summery atmosphere. Decorative perfume bottles can also look beautiful featured on your dresser and can help to create a fresh feel.
Introduce Rustic Pieces:
Rustic pieces whether it be a mirror, photo frame, ornaments or furniture can create a country house, romantic feel to your bedroom. If you were to combine these rustic pieces with neutral creams, ivory, lilacs and blue this will create a serene shabby chic feel.
Although this can be seen as a feminine look this can be balanced with other elements in your bedroom. Perfect for complementing any current home décor you can be as imaginative as you like with your rustic pieces. This teal mirror below offers a beautiful rustic finish and will work beautifully in your Summer bedroom.
We hope these tips have inspired you on how to create a summer feel to your own bedroom. Regardless of your budget or time you can easily create a natural, fresh Summer feel to your bedroom environment.